Street Department

Street Department functions including those of Streets, Refuse, Traffic and Towing divisions as well as permits issued by the Director's office.

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 647-3111

1900 Hampton

Monday thru Friday, 8:00 - 4:30

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Director Stephen J. Runde, P.E.

Director of Streets
1900 Hampton
St. Louis, MO 63139


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Traffic & Lighting Division
The Traffic & Lighting Division is responsible for traffic signals, traffic signage, traffic painting and striping, and street lighting.

Towing Division
The City of St. Louis Towing Division's goal is to improve the safety of the City's streets by removing vehicles that are illegally parked, abandoned, or that are impeding the flow of traffic

Recycling Program
Information about how you can reduce, reuse, and recycle, particularly in ways that you can experience direct benefits (e.g., lower out-of-pocket costs, improved health, tidier neighborhoods)

Refuse Division
The Refuse Division is responsible for collection and disposal of residential waste and also coordinates efforts to reduce the amount of waste going to landfills, such as recycling, composting, and waste reduction.

Street Division
The Street Division is responsible for street maintenance such as patching potholes, snow plowing, and street sweeping along with street lighting, street signs, and traffic signals


If you see a condition you feel needs to be checked out by one of our crews,  please submit your request by selecting the appropriate link:

50-50 Sidewalk Program
Bike Rack Installation
Blocking Right of Way Permits
Bulk and B.O.A.T (Batteries-Oil-Appliances-Tires) Item Pick-up and Disposal
Christmas Tree Recycling
Excavation Permits
Hazardous Household Waste and Electronics Disposal
Overdimensional Transportation Permits
Potholes - Report to Street Dept.
Recycling Program Requests and Report Problems
Report a Problem with a Street, Sidewalk or Alley
Report a Problem with Street Signs or Street Painting
Report a Problem With Trash, Debris and Containers
Report a Traffic Signal Problem
Report Abandoned or Derelict Cars
Report Street Lighting Problem
Residential Refuse Collection Rules
Residential Refuse Drop Off
Sewer Lateral Repair Program
Single Stream Recycling for Residents
Street Cleaning-Sweeping
Towing - Retrieval of a Towed Car


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Contact Information

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Phone: (314) 647-3111
Fax: (314) 768-2888

Monday thru Friday, 8:00 - 4:30

1900 Hampton
St. Louis, Missouri 63139

Turn East at the signal immediately North of I-44. Follow the road through 1900 Hampton gate at the bottom of the hill. Turn left at the flag pole, follow the signs to Street Dept - Permit Office.

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